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Brock teams up with Lincoln Museum on new exhibits

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Brock teams up with Lincoln Museum on new exhibits

Brock University press release – You can hear the sense of excitement in Jess Linzel’s voice when she talks about local history. The fourth-year Brock History student’s enthusiasm for the past and its impact on the present will be front and centre Thursday, May 10/2018 during an open house at the Town of Lincoln Museum […]

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Brock prof’s Canada Research Chair position renewed for third time

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Brock prof’s Canada Research Chair position renewed for third time

Brock University press release – He’s helping to make cancer drugs more effective, and on Thursday, May 3, the federal government announced that Brock University chemist Tomas Hudlicky, Tier 1 Canada Research Chair in Organic Synthesis and Biocatalysis, has been renewed for a third term. For more than 25 years, Hudlicky has studied the use […]

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Experiential education gets government boost

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Experiential education gets government boost

Brock University press release – Brock University has received new funding to further its extensive programming in experiential education. The nearly $280,000 in annual funding from the Government of Ontario’s Career Ready Fund was announced on April 27/2018 and will see the University implement additional efforts in several key programming areas of experiential learning. Funding […]

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Region/Brock partner to study poverty reduction funding

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Region/Brock partner to study poverty reduction funding

Niagara Region and Brock University are proud to announce a partnership to evaluate the impact of the Niagara Prosperity Initiative (NPI) on Niagara’s communities. Now in its 10th year, the NPI provides $1.5 million annually to support poverty reduction and prevention activities throughout the region. The evaluation project is supported by $470,000 in funding delivered […]

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Study shows many science and tech grads heading to U.S. for work

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Study shows many science and tech grads heading to U.S. for work

Brock University press release – A new study from researchers at Brock University and the University of Toronto has found Canada’s brain drain in the technology and innovation sector exceeds levels previously identified as detrimental to the growth of an economy. The study, “Reversing the Brain Drain: Where is Canadian STEM Talent Going?” examined the reasons […]

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Top VQA wine promoters honoured at Experts Tasting

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Top VQA wine promoters honoured at Experts Tasting

Brock University press release – More than 125 wine writers, educators and industry professionals gathered at Brock Wednesday, May 2/2018 for the 29th annual Experts Tasting. Organized by Brock’s Cool Climate Oenology and Viticulture Institute (CCOVI), the tasting promotes Ontario VQA wine and celebrates individuals who have made contributions to growing and promoting the grape […]

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